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Chalcopyrite from
East Rock, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Comments:Traces.
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dana, Edward S. (1877): On the occurrence of Garnets with the Trap of New Haven, Connecticut. American Journal of Science Series 3, Volume 14, page 215.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Rock, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
4.3km (2.7 miles) Cinque Quarry, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
11.1km (6.9 miles) Lambert Road serpentinite, Orange, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) Quarry Road, Milford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) Jinny Hill Mine (Cheshire Barite Mine), Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
18.6km (11.5 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
21.2km (13.2 miles) Cheshire Traprock Quarry, Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
23.2km (14.4 miles) Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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